Member since May '11

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese
French to Portuguese
Portuguese to English

Teresa Bettencourt
19 years Experience in Translation

Local time: 21:47 WEST (GMT+1)

Native in: Portuguese Native in Portuguese
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Training
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Cooking / Culinary
EconomicsEducation / Pedagogy
Government / PoliticsGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Tourism & TravelLaw (general)
Furniture / Household AppliancesMedical (general)

English to Portuguese - Standard rate: 0.09 EUR per word
Spanish to Portuguese - Standard rate: 0.09 EUR per word
Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 114, Questions answered: 52
Blue Board entries made by this user  4 entries

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Translation education Bachelor's degree - ISLA - Instituto Superior de Línguas e Administração
Experience Years of experience: 28. Registered at Mar 2011. Became a member: May 2011. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials English to Portuguese (Instituto Superior de Linguas e Administração , verified)
French to Portuguese (Instituto Superior de Linguas e Administração , verified)
Spanish to Portuguese (Instituto Cervantes, verified)
Memberships JTP
TeamsPhrase Lab
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
Professional practices Teresa Bettencourt endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Professional Experience

Since 1992 | Translation from English; Spanish and French of technical documents , such as installation manuals and instructions for electronic devices; manuals for the World Bank programs ; legal documents, including The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to the Convention on Biological Diversity; geotechnical and civil engineering documents; press releases; literary translations and proofreading.
• 1992-1995 | English, Portuguese and translation techniques teacher at public schools.
• 2002-2004 | Translation of documents from French and English to Portuguese for the Transnational partnership of Istmo Project, co-funded by the EQUAL Community Initiative Program. Preparation and implementation of events arising from the activities of the project Istmo, including contact missions abroad and forums for Adepe – Associação para o Desenvolvimento de Peniche (Portuguese local association).
• 01/2005 - 05/2005 | Translation of documents from French and English for the Transnational partnership of Oeste Empreendedor Project, co-funded by the EQUAL Community Initiative Program for Cercipeniche, CRL - Portugal
• Since 2005 | English and Spanish teacher | Cercipeniche and Adepe – Associação para o Desenvolvimento de Peniche.
• Since 2009 | Teacher of Pedagogical Course for Teacher Trainers | Adepe, Associação para o Desenvolvimento de Peniche (Portugal).
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 114
(All PRO level)

Top languages (PRO)
English to Portuguese68
Portuguese to English22
Spanish to Portuguese12
French to Portuguese12
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Medical (general)20
Construction / Civil Engineering16
Furniture / Household Appliances12
Business/Commerce (general)8
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